Arizona Firefighters Memorial Service

A memorial service was held for the 19 firefighters of the Granite Mountain Hotshots killed on June 30, 2013, while battling the Yarnell… read more

A memorial service was held for the 19 firefighters of the Granite Mountain Hotshots killed on June 30, 2013, while battling the Yarnell Hill wildfire near Prescott, Arizona. "Hotshots" are crews of 20 firefighters, specially trained in wildfire suppression tactics. The service at Tim’s Toyota Center began with a choir singing “On Eagle’s Wings.” Brendan McDonough, the lone member of the crew to survive, was among the speakers that also included Vice President Joe Biden and Arizona Governor Jan Brewer.

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Arizona Firefighters Memorial Service

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Program ID:
313826-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Prescott Valley, Arizona, United States
First Aired:
Jul 9, 2013
Last Aired:
Jul 14, 2013

Airing Details

  • Jul 09, 2013 | 1:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 09, 2013 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 09, 2013 | 2:50pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 10, 2013 | 3:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 10, 2013 | 4:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 11, 2013 | 9:35am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 11, 2013 | 11:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 13, 2013 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jul 13, 2013 | 8:35pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 14, 2013 | 12:08am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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